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Eligibility Criteria for Romania

Any student, regardless of their socio-economic, religious, ethnic or cultural background may apply to UWC if they meet the following mandatory criteria: 

  • Currently a X or an XI grade student*
  • Have Romanian citizenship**
  • Are 16-18 years old by 31 August of the year they are applying to UWC
  • Have an average annual grade of minimum 8.00***

*Or the equivalent of the Romanian system's  X/ XI grades if they attend a private educational institution 

**The Romanian citizenship is mandatory. However, your country of residence might be other than Romania. You may also have a double nationality, in which case: (1) one of the nationalities is Romanian; (2) you have a valid Romanian passport. 

***We encourage students attending a private educational institution with a different grading system to enquire with the UWC Romania National Committee before submitting their application.